Learning from Wind Power: Governance, Societal and Policy Perspectives on Sustainable Energy

Hardcover | July 3, 2012

EditorJoseph Szarka, Richard Cowell, Geraint Ellis

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Bringing together contributions from leading researchers, this volume reflects on the political, institutional and social factors that have shaped the recent expansion of wind energy, and to consider what lessons this experience may provide for the future expansion of other renewable technologies.

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Bringing together contributions from leading researchers, this volume reflects on the political, institutional and social factors that have shaped the recent expansion of wind energy, and to consider what lessons this experience may provide for the future expansion of other renewable technologies.

JOSEPH SZARKA Reader in Policy Studies in the Department of Politics, Languages and International Studies, University of Bath, UK. His research interests are in environmental, climate and energy policy. RICHARD COWELL Reader in Environmental Planning at Cardiff University, UK,and his research interests lie in the relationship between ...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:280 pages, 8.84 × 5.73 × 0.9 inPublished:July 3, 2012Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

Wind Power: Towards a Sustainable Energy Future?; C.Warren, R.Cowell, G.Ellis, P.A.Strachan& J.Szarka
PART I: GOVERNANCE AND POLICY LEARNING
Wind Power: Opportunities, Limits and Challenges; D.Elliott
Wind Power Policy in Germany and the UK; V.Lauber
Wind Power and Spatial Planning in the UK; S.Power& R.Cowell
From Laggard to World Leader: the United Kingdom's Adoption of MarineWind Energy; S.Jay
Planning with the Missing Masses: Innovative Wind Power Planning in France; A.Nadai
PART II: SOCIETAL ENGAGEMENT WITH WIND POWER
The Misdirected Opposition to Wind Energy; M.J.Pasqualletti
The Social Experience of Noise from Wind Farms; C.Haggett
Navigating a Minefield? Wind Power and Local Community BenefitFunds; P.A.Strachan& D.Jones
Fostering Public Engagement in Wind Energy Development: the Role of Intermediaries and Community Benefits; P.Devine-Wright
Social Acceptance of Wind Energy Projects: Learning from Trans-national Experience; S.Huber, R.Hobarty& G.Ellis
Drawing Lessons from Wind Power for Future Sustainable Energy; J.Szarka, G.Ellis, R.Cowell, P.A.Strachan& C.Warren